window.getSelection() and bookmarks in Mobile Safari

Number:rdar://8562369 Date Originated:18-Oct-2010 10:31 AM
Status:Open Resolved:
Product:iPhone/iPod Touch Product Version:
Classification:UI Reproducible:Always
18-Oct-2010 10:31 AM Greg Pierce:

Steps to Reproduce:

1) Create a bookmark in Mobile Safari.
2) set the URL of the bookmarklet to "javascript:alert(window.getSelection());"
3) select text in a web page
4) click bookmark button and select the bookmark created in step #1.

Expected Results:

A javascript alert message with the content of the text selection.

Actual Results:

A blank javascript alert message. Test in Safari on desktop for expected result, as well.


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